New Living Translation
Then you will not become spiritually dull and indifferent. Instead, you will follow the example of those who are going to inherit God's promises because of their faith and endurance.
King James Bible
That ye be not slothful, but followers of them who through faith and patience inherit the promises.
Darby Bible Translation
that ye be not sluggish, but imitators of those who through faith and patience have been inheritors of the promises.
World English Bible
that you won't be sluggish, but imitators of those who through faith and patience inherited the promises.
Young's Literal Translation
that ye may not become slothful, but followers of those who through faith and patient endurance are inheriting the promises.
Hebrews 6:12 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
6:12 Inherited the promises - The promised rest; paradise.
LibraryThe Gospel Refuge.
THE GOSPEL REFUGE. "We have a strong consolation who have fled for Refuge."--HEB. vi. 18. And now, my young friends, we have finished the survey of our picture-gallery. We have wandered among these six cities in the old land of promise. I shall repeat their names once more, that you may remember them. KEDESH, Holiness. SHECHEM, Shoulder. HEBRON, Fellowship. BEZER, Stronghold. RAMOTH, Exaltation. GOLAN, Joy. What a complete Saviour! In Him "all fullness …
John Ross Macduff—The Cities of Refuge: or, The Name of Jesus
Because There is not a Single Scripture in the Church Epistles Which, Rightly Interpreted, Teaches a Partial Rapture.
A Passage Quoted by the Heretics against Repentance is Explained in Two Ways...
Writings of St. Ambrose.
Follow the steps of good men instead, and stay on the paths of the righteous.
Those who lead good people along an evil path will fall into their own trap, but the honest will inherit good things.
2 Thessalonians 1:4
We proudly tell God's other churches about your endurance and faithfulness in all the persecutions and hardships you are suffering.
Therefore, angels are only servants--spirits sent to care for people who will inherit salvation.
Remember your leaders who taught you the word of God. Think of all the good that has come from their lives, and follow the example of their faith.
For you know that when your faith is tested, your endurance has a chance to grow.
Anyone who is destined for prison will be taken to prison. Anyone destined to die by the sword will die by the sword. This means that God's holy people must endure persecution patiently and remain faithful.
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